Elkem Business System

The Elkem Business System (EBS) plays an important role in all of Elkem's operations. EBS is first and foremost about improving customer satisfaction. The aim is to secure excellence in EHS, delivery, quality and cost.

Our industrial plant projects

Elkem's business is based on a continuous list of technological innovation and ambitious industrial establishments the world over. Elkem's system for the implementation of projects ensures predictable implementation of major projects, at the agreed time and price.

Vision and values

Elkem’s mission is to contribute to a sustainable future by providing advanced silicon and carbon solutions, creating value for our stakeholders globally. We believe that safe and eco-efficient production is the only way forward and that together we can develop solutions to many of the world’s challenges.

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Elkem Carbon wins safety award

Elkem Carbon Fiskaa has been awarded the 2014 Security award from the Federation of Norwegian Industries (Norsk Industri), in competition with all of the smelting plants in Norway.

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Elkem enters research partnership with ThyssenKrupp Steel and University of Cambridge and more

A partnership of industrial companies, universities and research institutes recently launched the RECOBA project.

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REC to join forces with Norway-based Elkem Group

Oslo, Norway – May 13, 2015: REC, the largest European supplier of solar panels worldwide, and the Norway-based Elkem Group announced today that the acquisition of REC has been concluded. The ambition of REC and Elkem, a world-leading producer of silicon among other businesses, is to establish a leading integrated PV player in a highly fragmented solar market. The management of both entities now look forward to starting the integration process.

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Business areas

Elkem Silicon Materials

Elkem Silicon Materials is Elkem’s largest business area and one of the world's leading suppliers of metallurgical silicon and microsilica. We deliver special products to customers in the chemical, solar, electronics, aluminium, construction, refractory and oilfield industries worldwide.

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Elkem Foundry Products

Elkem Foundry Products is the leading metal treatment solution provider to the cast iron industry and a supplier of high quality special ferrosilicons to the steel industry. Our products, supported by our experienced technical service teams, provide innovative solutions for iron foundries and steel mills worldwide. The car industry, pipe producers and engineering companies are our important customer categories. 

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Elkem Carbon

We are a world leading company in the supply of carbon electrode materials, lining materials and specialty carbon products to metallurgical processes for the production of ferro-alloys, base metals and primary aluminium. Our facilities are located near all major markets.

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Elkem Solar

Elkem Solar has developed and industrialised a proprietary break-through production technology for solar grade silicon requiring approximately 25% of the energy compared to traditional methods.

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